Family Crafts: Five Outdoor Activities for the Entire Family to Enjoy
The kids are home… it’s a beautiful day outside… it’s time to get crafting! Let’s start the craft ideas countdown!Crafting Recycled Bottles and Jars Into Treasured Keepsakes
When it comes to tossing out glass bottles and jars I am just amazed on how many I go through in a months’ time. I have been seriously contemplating all of the uses for the little guys and there are just so many great ideas for recycling bottles and jars, but…they still look like recycled bottles and jars…not that it matters, but it does to me, I will be the first to admit I like cool, decorative stuff! Those “oooh” and “ahhh” kind of things!The Use of a Beekeeping Suit
Safety is a very important aspect of beekeeping as bees can be really hostile if they feel and believe that the well-being and safety of the colony is at steak. They’ll go to any length to ensure the survival of colony. In this article I look into the importance of a good beekeeping suit and the importance of washing it after hive inspections.How Jewelry Chains Are Made
One of the most important jewelry findings you use for jewelry making is the chain. So how do you make one?What Are Jewelry Findings?
When you start the hobby of jewelry making, you hear the term “findings” all the time. What exactly are “jewelry findings”?Cross Stitch Your Way To Wealth and Mental Health
Cross stitch is a form of embroidery, a way of imprinting some form of art on a fabric. Back when fabric stencils or machine operated fabric printers weren’t all the rage, more intricate and elaborate designs were hand-stitched on rich fabrics. Cross stitch has evolved as a home hobby into a business empire for those whose passions for the art. It has caught on among more and more fans that are willing to pay for more cross stitch supplies. Although it was a more domesticated activity in older times, it can now be conveniently placed on a travel kit and bring it with you to work on whenever you have your free time. The medical benefits of cross stitch as a hobby is not reiterated enough.Disappearing Bees! The Cause and Effect of This Phenomenon
Have you ever thought about the impact of a life without bees? In this article I touch on the phenomenon of disappearing bees, what causes it and the effect it has on bee populations. I also touch on the possible measures we could take individually to try and make a difference, yes it’s true! One person won’t do much but if each one of us chip in we can definitely do more.Cardinal Cross Stitch – Make It Your Number One Needlework Project Today!
There are so many hobbies you can indulge in so you can release some stress. Say, you are into needlework crafts and birds. These interests can be married into one motivating project – cardinal cross stitch embroidery. Find out below how you can indulge into this project.Basic Honeybee Facts Aspiring Beekeepers Must Know
Every beekeeping enthusiast needs a solid base of basic knowledge in order to do well and succeed in this endeavour. In this article I highlight some of the interesting facts about honeybees so that anyone who’s looking to get into this wonderful and financially rewarding activity should know.Changing Table Sheets: Superhero Breastplate Craft!
What child doesn’t want to be a superhero? This new craft uses a changing table sheet to make a superhero breastplate. The craft can be as simple or as elaborate as you would like. It is fun for preschoolers through 1st graders and can be used in a child care center, home school, or elementary school. You can use small, deli style, 10″ x 15″ size changing table ½ sheets for 2 and 3 year olds and I might suggest using full size 16″ x 24″ changing table sheets for 4 to 6 year olds.Ideas For Things To Do When Your Bored
Unfortunately being bored is one of those things that can happen to us all. A friend cancels a meet up you had planned earlier within the week and all of a sudden we find ourselves in a bit of a fix without something to do and boredom gets the chance to stick its ugly head in.One of the Brightest Comets Ever Is Commemorated on Coins Issued by the Shawnee Indian Tribe
Probably the oldest datable observation of a comet was made in China in 613 BC, and was recorded in “The Spring and Autumn Annals,” a chronicle reputedly edited by Confucius: “A ‘bushy star’ entered the Northern Dipper during the 14th year of Duke Wen of the state Lu, in autumn, the 7th lunar month.” This historic sighting was pictured on coins issued by China in 1994. On the night that Tecumseh was born, it is told that his father saw a ball of white fire streak across the sky-perhaps a shooting star.